Over the years male celebrities have covered a lot in fashion, and uncovered a lot to tease us do artistic nudes shots when we were lucky. But, back to the point, they are known to grab your attention when they come across the screen, or show up at award or fashion shows. These are our leading guys that take risks in fashion, while still maintaining a strong and bold image.
Ricky Martin is unquestionably the leading Latin Music figure of his generation. His instinctive understanding of rhythm, passion for performing, willingness to take creative risks and natural charisma has led Martin down a musical path of artistry and superstardom, having sold more than 55 million albums.
“I have at least 17 changes of clothes every time I walk onstage. We have a lot of fun and try to change as fast as possible, sometimes in the middle of a song. We layer looks and have complete changes of style. I usually have four different sections to a concert, so I divide it; it could be from dance to rock to acoustic to Latin. My secret for getting changed quickly? I have four people helping me!” – Vogue
Tom Ford was born in Austin, Texas, is a film director, fashion designer, creative director, and style icon. During Ford’s 10 years as Creative Director at Gucci and Gucci Group he made Gucci one of the largest and most profitable luxury brands in the world. As a fashion designer his dedication was unstoppable as he shuttled between London, Paris and Italy, designing 16 collections a year. His Tom Ford brand offers men’s and women’s luxury ready-to-wear, shoes, bags, fragrances, eyewear, jewelry and accessories. He recently directed the film Nocturnal Animals starring Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal.
“British people still wear clothes. By clothes I mean actual clothes: jackets and shirts and ties and suits. The spirit of Beau Brummell is still visible. English men make an effort. We’ve lost that in the US. Everyone is more concerned with being comfortable. Dressing well is a form of good manners.”
Matt Bomer is an American actor that television debut with Guiding Light in 2001, and gained recognition with his recurring role in the television shows Chuck & American Horror Story. Bomer is known for being ruggedly casual and an impeccably styled gentleman.
“If you’re wearing suits and you want to create your own sense of style, get to the tailor.”
Brad’s love affair with fashion began at age 12 when he picked up his first Vogue magazine and became mesmerized by its pages. Currently serving on the panel for E!’s Fashion Police, as Exclusive Brand Stylist for Kate Spade New York, Brad has traveled around the world styling print and online ad campaigns, as well as all fashion presentations at New York Fashion Week.
“Obviously, sometimes I just feel like looking like a box of crayons.”
Anderson Cooper is journalist, television personality, and author. He is the anchor of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360°, a global newscast that goes beyond the headlines with in-depth reporting and investigations. This former child model has become a fashion icon for his dapper silver daddy look.
“In my real life, I wear a T-shirt, gray or white, and the same pair of jeans. Literally, the same pair of jeans every day.”
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris is an American actor, producer, singer, comedian, magician, and television host. He is known for playing the title character on Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989–93), and for his role as Barney Stinson on How I Met Your Mother (2005–14), for which he was nominated for four Emmy Awards. In 2014, he starred in the title role in Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway, for which he won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical.
“I spend a lot of time trying to track down wonderful underwear—something both sexy and practical. My current favorite brand is N2N. They’re perfectly designed to honor the goods, and not smash them. Their briefs rule.” – Vanity Fair
Graham Norton is the multi-award winning comedian and host, presents his talk show The Graham Norton Show based on the people, trends, stories and aspects of celebrity culture that interest him most. His lavish and flamboyant outfits are as much his trademark as is his voice.
Anthony Mackie is an actor best known for portraying Sam Wilson/Falcon in the Marvel superhero films Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron and Ant-Man.
“A man is always measured by his shoes. I try to keep my shoe game correct so you can know everything you need to know about me.” – Vibe
In 2002 Nate was invited to make over a small space for The Oprah Winfrey Show, after which he became a featured design expert for the show and continued to garner national press in publications such as Elle Decor, House Beautiful, US Weekly, People, O Magazine, Lucky, and InStyle. In Fall 2012, Nate brought his branded line of home goods and office products to Target stores nationwide.
“I’m really into classic Levi’s—old vintage ones. What Comes Around Goes Around is a great source for them. I usually get them and then have the hems tailored just a little.” – GQ
With his breakthrough performance as Eames in Christopher Nolan’s science fiction thriller Inception (2010), English actor Tom Hardy has been brought to the attention of mainstream audiences worldwide. Hardy style varies from three-piece suits to XL cargo pants and baseball caps. That being said, Hardy has got style in spades, always has a strong masculine vibe.
“Style, I think, is panache. Who are you? What did you do today? And what are you worth to me? What do you have to offer the world? How did you spend your time today on this planet? How are you spending your time every second? What are you doing now? Are you alive, or are you somnambulant? If you are somnambulant, then you are a fucking prick. Style is your ability to be awake. But who the fuck am I to judge? I’m starting to get really arrogant.”
Andy Cohen is an Emmy Award-winning host, producer, and author best known as the host and executive producer of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen. He is known for H cool and sophisticated tailored suits . With an Cohen usually appears in elegant, fitted suits paired with bold ties and colorful plaid shirts.
“I will be the 43-year-old guy in the jumpsuit. In my estimation and my image of myself is that I am 23 and can get away with it. If I didn’t have the show, I would be in one right now. It would be denim, but I love a terry.”
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